Conference News

ICLA Cape Town Conference 2022

ICLA Dublin Conference 2021

This year’s annual ICLA conference will be organised by Adams Law LLP in Ireland. The conference will take place in Dublin from Thursday afternoon the 14 th October until Saturday afternoon the 16th October 2021. We hope that many of you will be able to attend the conference this year.

ICLA Rotterdam Conference 2019

This year's 10th annual meeting of ICLA was hosted by Dutch member firm DVAN Advocaten and took place in Rotterdamn, Netherlands, over 19-21 September 2019. 45 delegates from 32 countries were in attendance. 

Participants discussed current trends in various legal areas and the further global growth of the network. The alliance also warmly welcomed its 11 new member firms:   

  • Abeledo Gottheil from Argentina
  • IPO Pang XINGPU from China
  • BG2V from France
  • Elmann from Denmark
  • Khurana & Khurana from India
  • Adams Law from Ireland
  • Ivstan-Netzer-Wolecki & Co from Israel
  • Caype Abogados from Mexico
  • Hassam Attereh Grpoup from Palestine
  • Areias & Associados from Portugal
  • ILV Silver from Spain

The next annual conference will take place in Autum 2020. 

ICLA New York Conference 2018

ICLA's 2018 annual meeting was hosted by Venable LLP and took place in New York between 4-6 October 2018.

During the meeting, we were able to announce four new member firms joining the alliance: Dinova Rusev & Partners Law Office from Bulgaria, SOFFAL from France, M&S Law Firm from Luxembourg and Siam City Law Offices Limited from Thailand. 

The next annual conference will take place in Rotterdam in Autum 2019 and will be hosted by ICLA member DVAN. 

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ICLA Dusseldorf Conference 2017

This year's annual meeting of ICLA was hosted by TIGGES Law Firm and took place in Düsseldorf over 21-23 September 2017, with 24 participants from 9 countries in attendance. 

Participants discussed current international legal developments and hot topics, such as the General Data Protection Regulation (which from May 2018 will impact all businesses controlling or processing the personal data of EU nationals).  Our Russian alliance member updated the delegates on developments in their jurisdiction and one of our subject matter experts delivered a review of decisions of the English Courts concerning Russian related frauds.

We were also delighted to welcome two guest speakers.  Dr Petra Arends-Paltzer (Consultant for legal digital business models) gave a very interesting overview of "New digital Business Models for Lawyers: Google/Golf".  In addition, entrepreneur, start-up founder and investor Vidar Andersen gave a talk entitled “Start Up Success In Germany”; which explained the benefits to be had for new businesses establishing themselves in North Rhine Westphalia.  Both presentations provided valuable insight for the conference participants.

The next annual conference will take place in New York City in Autumn 2018 and will be hosted by ICLA member Venable LLP. 

Please follow the below link if you would like to view the slides provided by the guest speaker: 

Dated: 7 October 2019